FACT SHEETS & REPORTS
Closing ACDC - A progressive path to Public Safety in Atlanta
RAZE & REPLACE
Our October 2020 report with survey findings that show 91% of respondents say they support the city demolishing the building and replacing it with a newly built Center for Equity, Wellness & Freedom Download here.
REIMAGINE ACDC TASKFORCE REPORT
June 2020 final report & recommendations from the Taskforce. Download here.
2020 Reimagine ACDC Year in Review (October 2020) Download here.
Report by Project South and Georgia Detention Watch about the conditions for immigrants detained at ACDC and the city's collaboration with ICE. Download here.
Feasibility report from Designing Justice + Designing Spaces for replacing ACDC with a Center for Equity. Includes 4 possible design plans for transforming the jail. Download here.
Reimagine ACDC Workgroup reports & recommendations for closing the jail (March 2020) Policy Recommendations, Building Report, Program Report
CLOSING THE JAIL
More information about what we want, what we believe, how we got here, and our plans for creating a Community-Led Design Team to repurpose the jail. Download here.
More information about the history of the jail, construction, and finances, including past debates about selling the jail, written by Research|Action and the Close the Jail ATL campaign. Download here.
Policy brief from August, 20th, 2018 Atlanta City Council meeting about next steps for closing the jail. Download here.
Resolution passed 5.20.19 in City Council meeting to close the Atlanta jail through a community-led process! Download here.
CUFFS TO CARE SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT (6/20), RAZE & REPLACE SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT (10/20)
Download here and here.
#CLOSETHEJAILATL DAY OF REDEMPTION (2019)
Our mini-documentary about how we won the #CloseTheJailATL Campaign.
CLOSE THE ATLANTA CITY DETENTION CENTER (2018)
Our 2018 video about the campaign to close the extra city jail.